We’re going to stick with John Hiatt again this week. This humorous ditty is taken from a 1989 songwriters showcase that also featured John Prine, Guy Clark and Joe Ely.
Hiatt’s introduction about the pressures of writing a hit song is classic. It is almost as memorable as the song that follows.
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